6:30 p.m., Oct. 24)
Woman killed in Hwy. 174 collision between car, school bus
By Fred Sherwin
collision between a car and a school bus carrying 55 high
school students on Hwy. 174 near Quigley Hill Road has
left the 73-year-old female driver of the vehicle dead.
to the Ottawa Paframedic Service, none of students on
the school bus were seriously injured in the collision,
although there were a handful of minor injuries.
school bus was returning to Lisgar Collegiate high school
from a field trip to Macskimming Outdoor Education Centre
in Cumberland when the accident occured at around 2:40
p.m. about 1.5 km west of Quigley Hill Road.
174 remains closed in both directions between Trim Road
and Cameron Street as police investigate the cause of
school bus sits in the eastbound lane of Hwy.
174 after colliding with a car about 1.5 km
west of Quigley Hill Road. The car is under
a blue tarp to the right of the photo. CTV
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